Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting

Welcome to the Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting program at Walsh College. In this comprehensive degree, you will delve into the world of numbers, financial statements, and managerial insights to develop a strong foundation in accounting principles. Through hands-on learning and expert guidance from accomplished faculty, you’ll gain the skills and expertise needed to thrive in the dynamic field of accounting.

Why Walsh?

Faculty With Real-World Experience

There’s no substitute for experience. 95% of Walsh faculty bring their real-world industry experience into the classroom . You will learn from proven business minds who have worked or are working in the roles you may see yourself in one day.

Flexible Learning Options

Recognizing the diverse needs of our students, Walsh College offers a range of flexible learning options. Whether you prefer traditional on-campus classes, online learning, or a hybrid approach, we have a solution that fits your lifestyle.

Career Services & Networking Events

Your success extends beyond the classroom, and we are committed to supporting your career aspirations. Walsh provides comprehensive career services, including resume workshops, networking events, and job placement assistance to help you launch your professional journey.

Walsh Now

Admitted students may concurrently enroll at Walsh and their transfer institution. Get a head start on your bachelor’s degree by declaring Walsh Now. Meet with a Walsh Enrollment Specialist to learn more.

Easy Transfer Process

Seamless transfer of all of your credits including courses completed through dual enrollment, early college, advanced placement, industry-specific, and more. Walsh Now admission allows you to concurrently enroll with as few as 36 credits completed!

A Network of Support

Our knowledgeable, professional staff will be there to help from your first contact to the day you graduate. With free tutoring, professional mentoring, and networking opportunities throughout the year, you’ll have the resources you need for academic and professional success.

Overview, Courses, and Graduation Requirements

Why Study Accounting?

Walsh faculty discuss the importance of accounting across all industries and the career opportunities available to those who carry this distinguished degree.

Start Building Your Network

Your connections are one of the keys to your success. The Walsh Accounting & Taxation Student Organization (ATSO) is open to all current and prospective Walsh students, connecting you with fellow students and providing real-life, hands-on experience through volunteer opportunities with the Accounting Aid Society.

Learning Outcomes

Upon earning this degree, you will acquire a diverse range of skills that will set you apart in the accounting profession, including:

  • Evaluating financial statements from the managerial point of view.
  • Performing comparative analyses using financial ratios to evaluate corporate performance.
  • Assessing the productivity of corporate assets, capital structure, and being able to select among competing sources of funds.
  • Appraising and optimizing the management of working capital.
  • Distinguishing the relationship between risk and return and understanding the financial structure of the firm.
  • Evaluating integrated approaches to enterprise risk management to identify, assess, and respond to organizational risks.
  • Identifying and analyzing the risks presented by globalization, including international trade, the foreign exchange market, and balance of trade issues.

Career Outcomes

As a graduate of the Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting program, you’ll be equipped with a versatile skill set that opens doors to a wide range of rewarding career opportunities. While many of our alumni choose to pursue the prestigious Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation, we recognize that not everyone may have this specific goal in mind. Fear not, for the world of accounting offers an array of exciting roles that don’t necessarily require a CPA certification. Graduates find fulfilling careers as financial analysts, cost accountants, budget analysts, tax specialists, or even management accountants. With your proficiency in financial analysis, managerial insights, and risk assessment, you’ll be poised to excel in diverse industries, helping businesses make informed decisions and achieve financial success.

This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Walsh Making a Difference.

There are a lot of reasons students love attending Walsh. Listen to some of our alumni share what made Walsh the right fit for them.

FastTrack Your Education

FastTrack is an accelerated degree program that lets you earn your bachelor’s and master’s degrees at the same time. Meet with a Walsh Enrollment Specialist to learn more.



So many possibilities are unleashed when you enroll in the right Walsh program.

We want to help you find the degree that’s right for you.



Take the first step toward the rest of your life. Apply online or speak with an Enrollment Specialist today.

Call 248-823-1600 or email